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#16 What type of joint is behind the frontal bone and under the parietal bone?

P. 39 immovable joint

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#19 What bone is above the maxillary on the skull?

P. 39 Zygomatic

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#23 What do ligaments do

P. 42 attach bones to other bones

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#24 Is circulating bones a function of the skeletal system?

P. 42 No

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#28 What is the little black dots in the center of the osteons?

P. 44 Haversian canals

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#29 What is found between periosteum and spongy bone?

P. 42 compact bone

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36. What letters are on the tip of the vertebrae?

P. 36 - 37 a,b, & c

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38. L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 is a vertebrae

P. 36 lumbar

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#40 Which term describes cortical bone?

P. 38 rigid

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#43 What is on the heel of your foot?

P. 36-37 tarsal, calcaneus ,bone of gliding joint

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#49 The vertebrae that allows the head to turn or pivot is

P. 35 axis

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#54 What do the cartilage between bones do?

P. 44 Provides padding and protection against wear and tear

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#62 By eating dairy products, you are helping to maintain healthy bones because dairy products

are good sources of calcium

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#63 What is made up of 4 fused vertebrae

coccyx

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#71 What are the ribs attached T11-T12 called

P. 36 Floating

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#74 Which type of joint provides the greatest range of motion?

P. 36 - 42 Ball and Socket, Joint C, Scapula, Clavicle and Humerus

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#75 What kind of motion does the knee joint allow?
What four bones make up this joint?

P. 36-42 backward and forward, femur, patella, tibia

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#76 Which joint is a pivot joint?

P. 35 B, Axis and Atlas

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#77 The skull’s joint has two bones separated by a line. What does the line represent?

P. 35 - 39 Immovable joint, parietal and frontal

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#78 Which joints are movable?

P. 35 Knee Joint, Vertebrae, Shoulder are movable D is movable q

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#79 Explain why some people say we have 33 vertebrae and some say 26 vertebrae. How can both be right?

When you get older your bones fuse together, babies have more, cartilage turns into bone, breakfast (7 cervical vertebrae ) lunch (12 thoracic vertebrae ) dinner (5)